Argentina is currently in the process of upgrading hundreds of miles of railroad under the Plan Belgrano. The infrastructure improvements will reduce shipping time between two major cities in the north from 18 days to just two. The first 500… Read More ›
A military cargo plane carrying a shipment of relief supplies landed on the Caribbean nation of Dominica on Friday. The shipment contained wheelchairs, bedpans, adult diapers, household supplies, building materials and school craft supplies.
The 35th Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) was held last week in Jamaica. Hundreds of delegates from 33 LAC counties were in attendance and discussed hunger and… Read More ›
The Mexican automotive sector hit a high water mark this March in terms of production, exportation, and domestic sales. The Mexican Automotive Industry Association, la Asociación Mexicana de la Industria Automotriz (AMIA), reported that production, exports, and domestic sales were… Read More ›
Peru is recovering from damaging and deadly rains that plagued the Andean nation throughout March. El Niño-like weather conditions off the coast of Peru raised water temperatures far above normal levels and caused severe rain storms in the Andean regions. The… Read More ›
In an exercise of democracy, last week the small Colombian town of Cajamarca picked a fight with a multi-billion dollar international mining corporation. Democracy In a landslide defeat, 6,165 townsmen voted against mining exploration and excavation, while only 76 voted… Read More ›
As Venezuela continues to fall into economic ruin with food and other basic necessities in short supply, President Maduro declared war on public enemy number one, the culprits responsible for the crisis starving his people: bakers. On March 14, Maduro… Read More ›